Rep. Larry Haler's News & Media


On Wednesday, Sept. 22, members of the Washington State House Higher Education Committee are being invited to the Washington State University Tri-Cities campus in Richland to witness firsthand the many local...

Sept. 15, 2011

'This is a time for me to listen. I want to hear ideas from local business owners on how we can get Washington working again,' says Haler   Rep. Larry Haler,...

Aug. 5, 2011

Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland, has been appointed to serve on the Steering Committee on Higher Education, an advisory committee that will give recommendations to the newly established Council for Higher Education....

July 22, 2011

Special to the Tri-City Herald, published on July 8, 2011. It is often said that the Tri-Cities region has more doctorate degrees per capita than any other region in the United...

July 22, 2011

Despite knowing about the state's multibillion budget shortfall since last November, the majority party in the Legislature failed to come to an agreement on a sustainable, balanced state budget.  As a...

April 21, 2011

Kamiakin High School sophomore Jillian Shipman traveled earlier this year to serve as a page in the Washington State House of Representatives.  She was sponsored by her 8th District State Rep....

April 11, 2011

In a late night House Ways and Means Committee hearing, a budget plan proposed by House Democrats passed by a vote along party lines, 16-11.  The budget proposal fills the state's...

April 7, 2011

'I am a huge supporter and champion for higher learning.  We're going to have to change our expectations and our processes in order to meet the state's new economic realities however,'...

March 11, 2011

The 8th District's state legislative team – Sen. Jerome Delvin and Reps. Larry Haler and Brad Klippert – will host town hall meetings Sat., March 12, at four locations in Benton...

March 3, 2011

Brian Carter, of Richland, served as a legislative page in the House of Representatives Jan. 24-28. Carter was sponsored by 8th Legislative District Rep. Larry Haler. The 16-year-old attends Hanford High...

Jan. 31, 2011